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Sims Waste Management to Use Shredded Car Parts to Create Energy
Until recently, the metal scraps from shredded cars were sent to China and India. However,…
April 18th 2019
British Metals Recycling Association Urges to Re-Establish Metal Theft Task Force
Also, it has demanded that the metal dealer licensing process should be overseen by the…
April 16th 2019
Sims Metal Management Unveils Strategic Plans to Invest in Latest Technologies
The company plans to double its non-ferrous business by 2025.
April 10th 2019
Introduction of Code of Conduct for the LME and LME-Branded Events
More broadly, by publishing its Code of Conduct, the LME hopes to further facilitate the…
April 9th 2019
NICB Records Massive Drop in Scrap Metal Theft Claims
The claims in Ohio were 13% higher than in New Jersey, which was identified as…
April 5th 2019
Schnitzer Steel Posts Robust Results in Q2 Fiscal 2019
The company’s Auto and Metals Recycling (AMR) segment reported operating income of $22 million in…
April 5th 2019
LME Launches Discussion Paper on Potential Warehouse Rule Enhancement
In addition, warehouse companies have asked the LME to consider changes to its rules in…
April 3rd 2019
Korean Ferrous Scrap Imports Hit Five-Year Peak
The largest source of import was Japan. The Korean imports from Japan totaled 476,567 tons,…
April 1st 2019
Kansas Senate Passes Bill Aimed at Reducing Scrap Metal Theft
The bill was initially introduced by Kansas lawmakers during late-February this year.
April 1st 2019
29th March, 2019- North American Scrap Metal Prices Rose Marginally on Index
The prices of Copper Radiator and Harness Wire 35% Recovery scrap were up by $0.02…
April 1st 2019
Chinese Customs Data Reveals Drastic Decline in Ferrous Scrap Imports
The primary source of ferrous scrap imports by China was South Korea.
March 26th 2019
25th March, 2019: Chinese Scrap Metal Prices Declined Heavily on Index
#1 Insulated Copper Wire 85% Recovery prices dropped by CNY 300 per MT on Index…
March 26th 2019
Sims Metal Gets Permit for New Scrap Metal Recycling Facility in Nevada
The new SMM location in Fernley will accept a wide range of scrap materials including…
March 25th 2019
Simms to Receive ISRI’s 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award
Simms was a leading advocate for Superfund reform to protect scrap recycling companies.
March 25th 2019
Turkish Scrap Imports Plunged 26% in January
The top supplier of ferrous scrap to Turkey in Jan ’19 was the U.S.
March 22nd 2019